Titilayo Akisanya


Titilayo has 12 years experience in Banking and over 26 years of of experience in HR and Consulting. She worked as a Banker with Universal Trust Bank, FDB Loans & Services and EXIM Bank in Washington DC, USA; as HR/Practice Manager in Phillips Consulting (1997) and in 2000 as Human Resources Lead in Accenture (formerly Andersen Consulting Limited). In December 2001, Titi became Region Human Resources Manager, and later Division HR Manager, Coca-Cola Nigeria Equatorial Africa Division. Between 2007 and 2010, she became HR Director for CPS Africa – a subsidiary of The Coca-Cola Company. She started Theta Alpha Consults Limited in Lagos, an HR & Management Consultancy practice in 2011.

Titi has strong expertise in every aspect of strategic HR business partnering, leadership & talent development, transformation & culture change implementation, as well as human capital strategy and deployment to unleash the potential of others whilst they, deliver extraordinary results. She works with C-Suite executives in organizations, to increase their engagement, productivity and effectiveness by embedding leadership behaviours that deliver results in line with their Core Values and Leadership competencies.

She worked with Grameen Ghana (a Bankers without Borders/World Bank project) to restructure them in readiness for corporate governance and increased donor funding. In the last 4 years, under the auspices of the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management, Titi has been working with the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia on Advisory Services and as External Trainer, she also coaches CEOs within the Financial Services sector in East Africa under FSD Africa Executive Coaching Program.

Titilayo is currently the President of ICF (International Coach Federation) Nigeria Chapter and Vice President of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management, Nigeria.